Definition of oriented
- humanistically oriented scholars
- market-oriented production
- an ecologically oriented approach
- is goal oriented
The audience was academically oriented.
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: interested in a particular thing, activity, etc.
: designed to appeal to a certain kind of people
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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